Mohammad Omar is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Cortex since 2018, and he is also, the Managing Director of TTISI- Egypt and Saudi Arabia since 2019 Prior to that he was the Chief Executive Officer at ProMark for HR Consultancy. Mohammad joined ProMark during February 2010 on the capacity of Principle, Learning and Development for 3 years before being Partner for 2 years before ending his journey as CEO for 3 years.
Mohammad spent the first 6 years of his career in the sales function in the pharmaceutical arena as Medical Sales Rep. and executive supervisor in 2 mega international firms, Astra Zeneca and MSD with proven success in managing people and the sales function. He has always been receiving awards for being the top achiever in both firms.
Effective 2004 Mohammad started his career in the training & development arena as a free- lance trainer and consultant. He got certified as a trainer for many renowned programs like, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, fierce conversation, IFC Business Edge for SMEs, Huthwaite portfolio, Wilson learning portfolio and other programs in retail sales, sales for big business, customer service, change management, team work and leadership.
With long years of hands-on business and training management, design and delivery experience, ATD Instructional Design certification knowledge that he received in 2013 enhanced his abilities in providing comprehensive well designed programs.
Mohammad also possesses practical experience in developing the TNA process and devising the relevant materials of the programs to meet identified needs and requirements. Such consultation was offered to a wide range of clients in varying industries, to name a few, Retail, Oil & Gas, Banking, Construction, FMCG, Automotive, Manufacturing, Telecommunication…etc. and such programs were in the areas of sales, customer service, teamwork and leadership and most of the portfolio of soft skills. Those industries were represented by companies inside and outside Egypt.
After his recent exposure to “Executive Coaching” Certificate and based on his vast experience in working with leaders, executives, managers, business owners, talents, and other professionals, Mohammed developed the ability to bring enormous practical value and results to clients through skillful use of coaching practice.
Facilitating strategy workshops in leadership teams in many industries and governmental sectors sharpened his abilities in mastering the intervention room to the maximum.
Mohammad possess a great qualifications in designing different assessment center activities in addition to his profound experience in using the psychometric assessments; he was able to provide a unique service in assessment field for selection, promotion and development for private sectors, Government and NGOs in diversified disciplines and multiple levels.
He is master assessor and facilitator in TTISI one of the mega players in the psychometric assessment and he is responsible for certifying the assessors based on TTISI tools in the Egypt and KSA.
On another important dimension in his journey, Mohammad has more than 25 years in Volunteering in Charity and Community Development field. During 2004, he established Zedny; an NGO specialized in training and development of university students and fresh graduates to equip them with the required & needed skill in the labor market in an effort to link the training & development with the requirements of the labor market. He managed to lead the organization to train over 400,000 people on the various skills required for the labor market in most of Egyptian governorates
He is an international figure in World Scout Organization and he possessed a lot of volunteering leadership roles over the past 30 years and most recently he was leading the dialogue for peace training for all scout leaders all over the world as a joint effort between WOSM and KAICIID in addition of being a member of Peace and Human Rights committee, Spiritual Development committee and he was one of the planning team responsible for the First Non Formal Education Forum that had been held in Rio de janeiro in Dec. 2019.
By education Mohammad holds M.B.B.Ch. Ain Shams University, Dec. 1997 with a grade of very good and 1st part of master’s degree in pediatrics April 2000 with a grade of very good.